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OSHA Penalties Increasing in 2019

OSHA Penalties IncreasingThe U.S. Department of Labor released a final rule on January 23, 2019 which increases the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) civil monetary penalties accessed or enforced by the Department against employers for health and safety violations.

The penalty …

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Senate to Vote on Top FedEx Safety Official to Lead OSHA

The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee on Dec. 13 approved President Trump’s pick, Scott A. Mugno, a long-time FedEx safety official, to serve as the next head of OSHA.

Mr. Mugno, who was most recently vice president …

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OSHA’S Multiemployer Citation Policy

How the Issuance of an OSHA Citation Can Affect Your Liability Position in a Third Party  Personal Injury Suit 

by:  William J. Wyrick, Esq. and Michael P. Oliverio, Esq.

Many of our clients are required to perform their business operations …

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